UNC Charlotte's MPA Program named second best value college in the country for earning an MPA degree.
Read the article here.
Come learn more about our program at the college, career and internship fair on September 16th! Learn more here.
- Spring 2017- December 1, 2016
- Fall 2017-August 1, 2017
The mission of the Master of Public Administration Program at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte is to provide education and training for the public and nonprofit sectors, conduct scholarly and applied research to advance the field of public administration, and serve the community.
MPA students have the option to concentrate their studies in several specialized areas:
- Non-Profit Management
- Urban Management & Policy
- Arts Administration
- Emergency Management
- Public Finance
Certificates are available to students wanting specialized training within Non-Profit Management, Urban Management & Policy, Emergency Management and Public Finance; but not necessarily interested in pursuing a Masters degree.
The MPA Program is accredited by the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs & Administration (NASPAA.) The MPA program and Certificate programs have approximately 100 enrolled graduate students.
Click Here for the MPA Program Handbook
Jerry Fox and Chancellor Dubois at the
ribbon-cutting in August, celebrating the
naming of The Gerald G. Fox Master of
Public Administration program
To see what our students have been up to lately please check out the annual MPA Bulletin: